During this year's edition of annual Touhou convention Hakurei Jinja Reitaisai, the major announcement was the reveal of a brand new smartphone game featuring the most popular Touhou characters in Hakurei Reimu and Marisa Kirisame. Hit the jump for the first details on Touhou Cannonball.
During this weekend's New York Comic-Con, Viz Media announced that it will premiere sleeper hit MEGALOBOX will premiere on Cartoon Networks Toonami block, with a new English dub, cast to be confirmed. Hit the jump for the first details.
Not long after the first Japanese trailer was released for the cute Kemono Friends Picross game for the Nintendo Switch, developer Jupiter has confirmed that the game will also be released on the same day in English on the eShop, marking the first time a Kemono Friends game will see a Western release officially. Hit the jump for the English trailer.
Hello everyone, Humberto here and I'm here to report on a new wave of international dubs that will be added to the Crunchyroll library over the next few weeks. This latest wave of titles will also mark substantial changes in how the International Dubs program will be handled from here on out in terms of access for Crunchyroll members. Hit the jump for the details and launch dates.
A new incredibly fitting key visual drawn by original FLCL character designer Yoshiuki Sadamoto leads off the news that Japan will get to see FLCL Alternative and Progressive a bit differently later this year.. Hit the jump for the visual and the promo.
With Netflix participating at Anime Expo officially for the first time, the streaming platform made sure to the the most of its presence at the convention by unveiling its expanded slate of animated series, which include the renewal of Aggretsuko, as well as premiere dates for new and continuing series. Hit the jump for the details
Adult Swim's Toonami block adds Winter season simulcast hit Pop Team Epic to its newly shuffled lineup starting on June 30th. Hit the jump for the details.
Coming off the success of Devilman Crybaby, renowned director Masaaki Yuasa has announced a new film project with Reiko Yoshida, best known for writing the screenplay to the feature film adaptation of A Silent Voice. Hit the jump for the first details.
Some sad news to report about Comic Girls lead voice actress Hikaru Akao as she has suffered an injury after a fall. Hit the jump for the details.
Ahead of tonight's highly-anticipated premiere of FLCL2: Progressive, the official Facebook page for the Toonami block hosted under Adult Swim has posted a statement regarding the availability of the Japanese version of both series after receiving questions on the topic. Hit the jump for the statement.
Nintendo has quietly announced a new Pokémon RPG franchise for the Nintendo Switch in a press event held in Japan earlier today. Hit the jump for the details on Pokémon Let's Go.
Adult Swim announces a new US headlining tour for the pillows ahead of this weekend's premiere of FLCL2: Progressive.
Crunchyroll continues to add anime series from Funimation's extensive catalog, and today's additions are sure to make someone happy. Hit the jump for the details
With the 19th episode of Record of Grancrest War premiering on Saturday, an update to the sprawling web of alliances and relationships that comprise the anime adaptation is in order. Luckily, Aniplex USA has seen fit to provide a handy chart. Hit the jump for an example of the chart and links to full-size versions.
The Dutch symphonic metal band Epica has announced that its previously Japan-exclusive Epica vs.Attack On Titan EP inspired by the hit franchise will see a worldwide release this Summer. Hit the jump for details.